math

lily plants 80 seeds in her garden. Half of them are carrots. The rest are pumpkins and radishes. There are 6 more pumpkin seeds than radish seeds. How many radish seeds are there? How many carrot and radish seeds does Lily plant?

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 74
asked by teresa
  1. radish seeds --- x
    pumpkins ----- x+6

    x + x+6 + 40 = 80

    solve for x

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    posted by Reiny

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. math

    Lily plants 80 seeds in her garden. Half of them are carrots. The rest are pumpkins and radishes. There are 6 more pumpkin seed than radish seeds. a. How many radish seeds are there? b. How many carrot and radish seeds does Lily

    asked by teresa on November 2, 2015
  2. Biology

    Suppose you have monohybrid pea plants in your garden and find that they produce round seeds to wrinkled seeds in the ratio of 3:1. If the alleles are designated R and r, respectively, what are the probable genotypes of the

    asked by trey on April 22, 2010
  3. Biology

    Suppose you have monohybrid pea plants in your garden and find that they produce round seeds to wrinkled seeds in the ratio of 3:1. If the alleles are designated R and r, respectively, what are the probable genotypes of the

    asked by Joe Henly on April 14, 2011
  4. Math

    Barbara has a mixed garden that has 16 rows of different flowers and vegetables. One fourth of the rows are lettuce, 1/8 of the rows are pumpkins, and 1/2 of the rows are red tulips. The other rows are carrots. How many rows of

    asked by Sabina on March 5, 2017
  5. Algebra

    Rose decided to create a flower bed n front of her house. One-half of her flower bed is planted with pink tukips. She plants three-fourths of the rest of the ground with purple irises. After that, she plants orange marigolds in

    asked by Hailea on March 19, 2008
  6. Algebra

    Rose decided to create a flower bed in front house. One-half of her flower bed is planted with pink tulips. She plants three-fourths of the rest of the ground with purple iris. After that, she plants orange marigolds in one-half

    asked by Hailea on March 18, 2008
  7. Biology - Evolution

    Suppose you grabbed ten seeds from the large number of seeds that were present and planted them in a garden. During the summer you harvest 100 bean seeds from these 10 groups of plants? Would you wee the same distribution of seed

    asked by Jen on March 7, 2016
  8. biology

    Suppose you have monohybrid snapdragons in your garden and you find that they produce red seeds to white seeds in the ratio of 3:1. If the alleles are designated R (red seeds) and r (white seeds), what are the probable phenotypes

    asked by martin on January 25, 2011
  9. Math

    Each plant of a certain variety yields 50 seeds in the early fall and then dies. Only 40 percent of these seeds produce plants the following summer and the remainder never produce plants. At this rate, a single plant yielding

    asked by Grace on July 1, 2013
  10. Math/ algebra

    Cheryl decided to create a flower bed in front of her house. One half of her flower bed is planted with pink tulips. She plants three-quarters of the rest of the ground with purple iris. After that she plants one half of what

    asked by Annie on January 17, 2016

More Similar Questions